Shakespeare in the Park Measure for Measure Tonight Wednesday August 14th 7:30 at Hyde Playground


Free Outdoor Shakespeare returns with political drama Measure for Measure. What happens when corruption reaches the highest level of court? Explore the price of principle, and witness what happens when the law is bent by those who serve to uphold it. A duke in disguise leaves the fate of his people in the hands of a ruthless judge. A loyal sister is faced with an important decision: save the life of her brother, or uphold her honor? Join us for Shakespeare’s timeless tale of deception, virtue, and honor, and decide for yourself whether justice is served.   
 
The performance begins at 7:30 at Hyde Playground 90 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands, MA 02461. *In the chance of rain performance to be moved indoors at the Hyde Community Center.
 
All performances are free and open to all audiences; no tickets are needed. Enjoy the Bard under the stars on the lawn or bring blankets and lawn chairs. Please visit www.brownboxtheatre.org for full performance schedule and rain locations.
 
Measure for Measure is supported by a grant from the Mass Cultural Council and Summer in the Highlands. The Hyde Community Center and Newton Highlands Neighborhood Area Council sponsor Summer in the Highlands with lead sponsors from Village Bank and Newton Community Pride.

For information John Rice 617-201-7088 jrice@tsnn.com
 
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